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Psalm 138- “Wholehearted Gratitude”

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Psalm 138 is a prayer of thanksgiving.  In the midst of a hostile world of many “gods”, King David expresses his thanks to the one, true God for personal deliverance and provision.  He also expresses the hope and promise of other kings and people coming to know God personally. Everything we are, and everything we […]

“Giving thanks for the hard things”- Philippians 3:1-16

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Continuing our series on “Cultivating a Thankful Heart”, we consider the question, “How can I give thanks for the hard things in my past?”  The answer is to slow down and review God’s grace. This message looks at two examples from the life of the apostle Paul.  We see how: God uses the sinful things […]

“Building others up with our words”

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Continuing our series on “Cultivating a Thankful Heart”,  this message focuses on replacing our complaints with life-giving words, according to Ephesians 4:29. “Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear.” What an […]